Time to vote for baseball

Time to vote for baseball It is that time of the year again. Several Dutch cities organize the athlete/ sports team of the year contest. Amsterdam and The Hague organize a vote like that. And guess what? There are some baseball-related persons and teams that you can vote for. In the contest of The Hague,…

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Hanshin Tigers unveil new unis

Hanshin Tigers unveil new unis Today, the Hanshin Tigers of the NPB presented their new 2020 uniforms. The home uniforms aren’t that much different of the ones they had in previous years but the road uniform is refreshingly new.  Next to the black pinstripes, the home uniform has this black piping up along the buttonholes.…

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Minor MLB Transactions: 11/22/19

Minor MLB Transactions: 11/22/19 The latest minor moves from around baseball… The Mets have released right-hander Drew Gagnon, Tim Healey of Newsday tweets. They previously designated Gagnon for assignment Wednesday. Gagnon’s on the free-agent market after he pitched to a disastrous 8.37 ERA/8.96 FIP with 6.46 K/9 and 2.66 BB/9 over 23 2/3 major league…

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MLB questioning players regarding sign-stealing scandal

MLB questioning players regarding sign-stealing scandal Major League Baseball is turning to the players for help in the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing investigation. League officials, investigating whether the Astros stole signs electronically and cheated over the past three seasons, have asked players what they know about the range of alleged sign-stealing techniques, according to an ESPN.com…

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Quick Hits: Astros Investigation, Minor Leagues, Manfred, Rangers

Quick Hits: Astros Investigation, Minor Leagues, Manfred, Rangers As part of an organized probe into Houston’s alleged use of technology to steal signs, investigators under the direction of commissioner Rob Manfred met with “15-20” Astros personnel this past week, according to Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated. Members of the club’s 2017 coaching staff, including manager…

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